12 Dollar, Hawaii, 1883

1/2 Dollar, Hawaii, 1883

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1/2 dollar coin
Hawaii, 1883
Obverse Image: Right facing portrait of King Kalākaua.
Obverse Text: KALAKAUA I KING OF HAWAII / 1883
Reverse Image: Shield separated into four quadrants. Crown above.
Reverse Text: UA MAU KE EA O KA AINA I KA PONO / ½ D / HAPALUA
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1883
Associated Name
Kalakaua King of Hawaii
maker
U.S. Mint, San Francisco
designer
Barber, Charles
place made
United States: Hawaii
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.2 cm x 3.1 cm; 3/32 in x 1 7/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.01089
accession number
1979.1263
collector/donor number
CM01089
catalog number
79.112.01089
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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